Prof David Segal

Prof Segal graduated from the University of the Witwatersrand in 1993. In 1997 he
completed a residency in Paediatrics at the Cleveland Clinic, followed by fellowship training
in Endocrinology at Riley Children’s Hospital in Indianapolis. Since returning to South Africa
in 2003 he has practiced in both the state and private sectors. He was appointed as an
Honorary Adjunct Professor in the department of Paediatrics at the University of the
Witwatersrand and was a co-founder and chief medical officer of Guidepost an eHealth
company delivering diabetes coaching services nationally. His current interest lies in using
systems thinking and technology to reshape the health care system by empowering the
patient to become an active consumer and customer.

Topic:
Using technology and Platforms to help doctors help patients
Time & Date:
Day 1 - 11:00 - 12:00